November 5, 2003 - Feedback Inhibition to Symbiosis

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Feedback inhibition A metabolic pathway is switched off or closed by the accumulation of its own end product. Pg 104 Can act as an allocytic inhibitor, will bind at an alternate site from the active site but will cause the active site no longer accessibile to the substrate. Acts to change the shape just enough so that the initial substrate and the enzyme are unable to bind and react. Sunlight is the ultimate source of energy for life on this life as we know Plants, autotrophs, convert energy into Animals will release the energy into the animal system into ATP’s Also will be used to maintain a constant body temperature Let’s consider a small animal (squirrel) Composed of eukaryotic cells Going to extract energy from the seed it is feeding on 90% extracted from the mitochondria layers, outer membrane, then outer compartment (with 90% fluid water, the inner membrane,which is heavily folded and curved and are referred to as crista and are going to greatly increase the surface area of the inner membrane which is
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This note was uploaded on 10/12/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 100 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '11 term at South Carolina Upstate.

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